Spyros Papadopoulos is an architect (PhD from the Polytechnic University of Madrid), director of documentary films and media artist. He is Professor of Architecture and Chair, Department of Architecture, University of Thessaly, Greece.
He is actively involved with audiovisual media and multimodal design in the fields of architecture and visual arts researching the interdisciplinary interaction among contemporary urban design issues and new technology. His work was presented at several exhibitions and film festivals. He was the scientific coordinator and the director of the television program “Metalocus”, dealt with the contemporary perception of visual arts and urban culture (Channel Seven, 2000). Since 1999 he has been the co-editor of the international journal “Metalocus”, which has been awarded for the dissemination of architecture.
EscapeLab is a research laboratory based at the Department of Architecture, University of Thessaly which brings together physical and digital reality. His research interests focus on hybrid landscapes, audiovisual media and communication technologies.
[Collaborators: Nikos Vambakas]